autoEdit 2 User Manual
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Opening EDL in video editing software
Setup: STT APIs
Developer Options for Export
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Transcription to source monitor
Transcription export selections
Paper-edit to sequence
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If this is your first time using the tool go ahead and
setup the STT API system first
1. Adding a video/audio
Choose the media you want to open, audio or video.
Fill in title and description
Chose Speech To Text (STT) system you want to use (IBM American English is the default)
For a list of supported media file type see ffmpeg(which is what has been used for the file conversion under the hood)
If you stick with the IBM default, the transcription will take around
process regardless of the length of the media.
2. Selecting text from a transcription
If you click on a word, the video starts playing from that point. Make a selections of text you’d like to include in your video sequence.
3. Exporting a video sequence(EDL)
Export an EDL, which is an
Edit decision list
You can export a video sequence of selection as they appear chronologically in the video.
Other export options
There are other export options such as plain text or timecode text, as well as
Note on Paper-editing
If you want to work with more elaborate selections pulling from multiple transcriptions, deciding the order to craft it into a story script
check out the paper-editing section.
4. Reconnect in video editing software of choice
Checkout this section on how to open an EDL
in a video editing software of choice to get a video sequence of your selections.
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